Ashley Vansant, Author at Washington Daily News

Beaufort County

Chief Justice visits Beaufort County Clerk of Court

North Carolina Supreme Court Chief Justice Paul Newby (center) visited Beaufort County Clerk of Court Marty Paramore and staff at the Beaufort County Courthouse June ... Read more

by Ashley Vansant, Wednesday, June 22, 2022 3:12 pm

News

POGA holds ribbon cutting for Miracle Meals

Purpose of God Annex held a ribbon cutting June 18 for its Miracle Meals operation located at 712 River Road in Washington. The event, led ... Read more

by Ashley Vansant, Wednesday, June 22, 2022 2:04 pm

Obituaries

Paul J. Spear

Creswell, NC—Paul Jewell Spear, 91, of 1133 Cherry Road, died Friday, June 17, 2022 in The Landings of the Albemarle, Hertford. Mr. Spear was born ... Read more

by Ashley Vansant, Tuesday, June 21, 2022 3:29 pm

News

Voters head to polls for primary elections

Beaufort County voters will head to the polls Tuesday to cast their ballots in Democratic and Republican Party primaries. Early voters had already submitted more ... Read more

by Ashley Vansant, Saturday, May 14, 2022 6:01 am

Education

Students recognized for excellence at academic awards ceremony

From Beaufort County Community College WASHINGTON, N.C.— ​Beaufort County Community College recognized its top-performing students on April 26 at the Academic Awards Ceremony. Recognitions included ... Read more

by Ashley Vansant, Monday, May 9, 2022 5:23 pm

News

Study suggests alternatives to downtown parking deck

The City of Washington does not need a parking deck, according to a new study released by East Carolina University’s Community and Regional Planning program. ... Read more

by Ashley Vansant, Tuesday, May 3, 2022 4:14 pm

Columns

Sound investment in airport positions Washington for takeoff

My first good look at Washington was from the air. The views of the waterfront from a Cessna Citation set a deep hook that made ... Read more

by Ashley Vansant, Saturday, April 30, 2022 1:13 pm

Beaufort County

Photos: Airport groundbreaking

Photos from the Washington-Warren Airport (KOCW) modernization and economic development groundbreaking ceremony. Read more

by Ashley Vansant, Tuesday, April 26, 2022 4:51 pm

Columns

Get outdoors, local opportunities abound

The arrival of spring weather brings Eastern North Carolina to life in more ways than one. Our coastal location offers a number of outdoor and ... Read more

by Ashley Vansant, Saturday, April 23, 2022 8:35 am

Columns

Take a break, you’ve earned it

Spring break for Beaufort County Schools is just a week away. For students, teachers and administrators across the system, it will offer a much-needed break. ... Read more

by Ashley Vansant, Saturday, April 9, 2022 6:33 am

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